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May Donation Creation

For over a year, our communities saw all kinds of things close down. This was true of our committees and organizations, as well. They were forced to pause meetings, put plans on hold, and close down facilities. During that long year, the importance of quality of life in our small towns became more evident than…Continue readingMay Donation Creation

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April Donation Creation

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and that means that April’s Donation Creation is dedicated to our friends at Crittenton Centers. Crittenton is a Peoria institution which has been around since 1892. Throughout those nearly 130 years, they have been providing much needed help for children and families in our area. Beginning as a maternity…Continue readingApril Donation Creation

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March Donation Creation

In March, $1 from every Donation Creation sold will be going to the Tazewell and Woodford County Early Head Start Home Visiting and Doula program.Continue readingMarch Donation Creation

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February Donation Creation

February’s Donation Creation is dedicated to our friends at Easterseals! They exist to serve children with developmental delays, disabilities and other special needs, ensuring they can reach their full potential. Located in Peoria, the Central Illinois chapter of Easterseals helps families from all over our area and within our communities. Many of the employees at…Continue readingFebruary Donation Creation

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January Donation Creation

January’s Donation Creation is going out to two different local organizations with similar missions. Donations from the Morton & Tremont shop are going to Apostolic Christian LifePoints and donations from the Metamora shop are going to Snyder Village’s Resident In Need Fund! AC LifePoints serves adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in order to increase…Continue readingJanuary Donation Creation

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December Donation Creation

This month, we want to highlight the local groups in our communities that help ensure that everyone has something to eat over the Christmas season. Because of that, our Donation Creation this December is a little different. Instead of making our donation to just one organization, we’re making this Donation Creation about the local food…Continue readingDecember Donation Creation

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November Donation Creation

This November, we’re dedicating our Donation Creation to Midwest Food Bank! We are so excited to partner with the Morton division of Midwest Food Bank as they partner with local food pantries this holiday season. Their goal for Giving Tuesday this year to is fill two semi-loads of Tender Mercies meals – that’s 200,000 meals…Continue readingNovember Donation Creation

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October Donation Creation

October’s Donation Creation is dedicated to Greater Peoria Honor Flight. The honor flight is a volunteer-run organization that coordinates free flights for veterans to visit the memorials in Washington D.C. Many of the veterans that fly with the Honor Flight would otherwise not have been able to make a trip to D.C. The Honor Flight…Continue readingOctober Donation Creation

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September Donation Creation

September’s Donation Creation is dedicated to Mark Linder Walk for the Mind. They work to raise awareness about brain tumors and their impact on patients, families, and caregivers in central Illinois. The organization hosts a one mile walk to raise money for brain tumor research in the hopes of finding a cure.Continue readingSeptember Donation Creation

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August Donation Creation

August’s Donation Creation is dedicated to our friends at the Center for Prevention of Abuse (CFPA), in honor of Team Billie. Their mission is to simply “Help all people – women, men, and children – live free from violence and abuse. Through their Crisis Hotline, shelters, or the many other services that CFPA provides, they make a…Continue readingAugust Donation Creation